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Job Details

Industrial Electrician Posted on Feb 26, 2018 by Techmation Electric & Controls

  • Location Whitecourt, AB
  • Earnings $20.40 to $34.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 4 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Mar 28, 2018
Job Requirements


Techmation Electric & Controls




Registered Apprenticeship certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Standard First Aid Certificate
  • Hydrogen Sulphide Awareness (H2S) Certificate
  • Construction Safety Training Systems (CSTS) Certificate
  • Industrial Electrician Red Seal Certificate
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course


2 years to less than 3 years

Specific Skills

  • Interpret electrical code specifications
  • Read and interpret drawings, blueprints, schematics and electrical code specifications to determine layout of industrial electrical equipment installations
  • Install, examine, replace or repair electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, fibre-optic and coaxial cable assemblies, lighting fixtures and other electrical components
  • Test electrical and electronic equipment and components for continuity, current, voltage and resistance
  • Maintain, repair, install and test switchgear, transformers, switchboard meters, regulators and reactors
  • Maintain, repair, test and install electrical motors, generators, alternators, industrial storage batteries and hydraulic and pneumatic electrical control systems
  • Troubleshoot, maintain and repair industrial, electrical and electronic control systems and other related devices
  • Conduct preventive maintenance programs and keep maintenance records

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check

Own Tools/Equipment


Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Mar 28, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Industrial Electrician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Industrial Electricians

Interest in precision working to install, examine, replace and repair electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, fibre optic and coaxial cable assemblies, lighting fixtures and other electrical components, and to install, maintain and calibrate industrial instrumentation and related devices


Interest in analyzing to troubleshoot, maintain and repair industrial electrical and electronic control systems and other related devices


Interest in speaking - signalling to conduct preventative maintenance programs; and in keeping maintenance records

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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